Advisor

Academic Advisory Positions

Dan is an active advisory board member of the Interaction Design Foundation an open web publishing resource available to the global UX community.  This website is the definitive technical reference site authored by the world’s leading experts in every facet of interaction design.  Millions of teachers, students and practicing professionals use this web resource every month. Interaction-design.org is particularly important in raising the level of design practice in emerging economies where the traditional book-publishing model is too expensive to effectively disseminate such critical information.

Dan is also on the advisory board of the UC Irvine Masters in Interaction Design (MSID) program where he contributes along with the other board members regarding the program structure and content.

Dan was also a founding member of the editorial advisory board for the ACM Networker Magazine along with Don Norman, Jacob Nielsen, Gordon Bell and Bran Farran.  In addition Dan was the advisory board member for Eastman Kodak to MCC for the HCI program from 1985-1988.   MCC was the multi-industry consortium building the American 5th generation (AI) computer.

Industry Advisory Positions

Dan is an advisor to the following startups:

Recent Posts

April 10, 2020 – Dan offered to give UX teams all over the world a free 75 minute (virtual) guest talk introducing the Semantic IxD method and how to apply it to design both accelerate the design process and deliver higher quality experiences for your users.  Over a dozen teams, universities and government labs have taken advantage of this offer.  It is good as long as the shelter in place orders are active.  Level up your UX team for free while offering an opportunity for them to come together as a community with one of the worlds leading UX experts.  If interested in scheduling a session for your UX team email dan@rcdoux.com.

Feb. 14, 2020 – Dan gave an invited guest lecture at the CMU HCI Institute’s spring seminar series.

Jan. 10, 2020 – Dan officially published UX MAGIC his new design textbook.  A webinar sponsored by the Interaction Design Foundation took place on Jan. 15th.  A Medium article titled The Magic of Semantic IxD summarizing the book appeared the following day.

October 29, 2019 –  Dan was the invited speaker for the Product Design Technical Interest Group at the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society annual meeting in Seattle.

Sept. 15, 2019 – Dan gave a keynote at the DMI Leadership Conference (Boston) on UX Strategy Mega-trends.

Dan received the 2019 ACM SigCHI Lifetime Practice award.  The ceremony took place at the Chi2019 conference held in Glasgow Scotland.  He gave his invited talk on “The Business of UX” to a large audience the following day.  Watch the recording on the SigCHI YouTube channel

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